*The Disciplinary action included in this report was obtained from the Ohio Board of Education.
It represents disciplinary action taken against school employees from 2008 - 2013.
Cleveland City Schools
Basis for Discipline: Mr. Freeman's license to practice law being suspended for six months by the Supreme Court of Ohio in 2008 for misusing his Interest on Lawyers Trust Account (IOLTA) by treating it as his personal bank account and law office operating account, commingling personal and client funds, paying personal and law office bills with client funds, and failing to maintain an appropriate accounting of client funds, and his license to practice law subsequently being indefinitely suspended by the Supreme Court of Ohio in 2010 for continuing to represent two clients in legal proceedings in 2008 without notifying his clients, opposing counsel, or the applicable courts that his law license was suspended.
Discipline Action: Permanent Denial